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The progress of maritime discovery from the earliest period to the close of the eighteenth century forming an extensive system of hydrography

Title
The progress of maritime discovery from the earliest period to the close of the eighteenth century [electronic resource] : forming an extensive system of hydrography / by James Stanier Clarke.
Author
Clarke, James Stanier, 1765?-1834.
Publication
London : Printed by A. Strahan for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1803.

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Additional Authors
  • Galvão, António, -1557.
  • Locke, John, 1632-1704.
Description
xxxv, ccxxx, 491, 263 p., [8] leaves of plates (some fold.) : ill., maps; 28 cm.
Alternative Title
Observations relative to the discovery of the Cape of Good Hope.
Subjects
Note
  • "The discoveries of the world from their first original unto the year of our Lord 1555."--P. [3]-74, 4th count.
  • "Mr. Locke's History of navigation from its original to the year 1704 : with an explanatory catalogue of voyages, prefixed by that learned writer to Churchill's collection, in eight vols. Folio."--P. [75]-170, 4th count.
  • "An explanatory catalogue of voyages and geographical works."--P. 171-202, 4th count.
  • "Observations relative to the discovery of the Cape of Good Hope."--P. [203]-216, 4th count.
  • Reproduction of original from The American Antiquarian Society.
  • Sabin no. 13419.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
  • 733084785
  • TGPSM10-B1290
Author
Clarke, James Stanier, 1765?-1834.
Title
The progress of maritime discovery from the earliest period to the close of the eighteenth century [electronic resource] : forming an extensive system of hydrography / by James Stanier Clarke.
Imprint
London : Printed by A. Strahan for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1803.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2011. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Local Note
Maritime; Travel; Colonial Era.
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Added Author
Galvão, António, -1557. Discoveries of the world from their first original unto the year of our Lord 1555.
Locke, John, 1632-1704. Mr. Locke's History of navigation from its original to the year 1704.
Locke, John, 1632-1704. Explanatory catalogue of voyages and geographical works.
Added Title
Observations relative to the discovery of the Cape of Good Hope.
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